Duke - The Fuqua School of Business

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E-Vision 2002, The Duke Business Technology Forum on March 22-23, 2002

March 04, 2002

DURHAM, N.C.-- “e-vision 2002, The Duke Business Technology Forum,” a free event designed to bring together professionals and students interested in gaining an edge through the use of technology, will be held March 22-23 at Duke University's Fuqua School of Business.

e-vision 2002 will feature keynote addresses from Mark V. Hurd, president of NCR and chief operating officer of Teradata, a division of NCR, and Anthony B. Perkins, chairman, co-founder and editor-in-chief of Red Herring Communications. The event, which is open to the public, also will feature panel discussions on media and technology; relationship management; e-detailing: technology in pharmaceutical sales; biotech and enabling technology; standards and value creation; emerging technologies; and venture capitalists' investment strategies.

Additional highlights of e-vision 2002 are a networking fair, which will provide a chance for students and professionals to discuss career opportunities with many of the companies presenting at the forum. There also will be a technology showcase in which companies will display their cutting-edge products.

The first e-vision event was held in 1999. Last year's event drew more than 500 people, including more than 50 executives from as near as Research Triangle Park and from as far as Europe. e?vision 2002 is sponsored by the Fuqua School of Business and Fuqua's Business Technology Club.

To register or to find out more about e-vision 2002, go to www.dukevision.org.